Browsing All posts tagged under »charity«

Matt Dixon: Who really started the ice bucket challenge? (BSL)

September 4, 2014


I like to know about the origins of causes, especially one as massive as the ALS Ice Bucket challenge. I […]

Deaf News: Emotional scenes as seven Irish Deaf women complete charity swim across the English Channel

July 8, 2014


There were emotional scenes in Calais, France yesterday as seven Irish Deaf women celebrated completing their swim across the English […]

Fraser Gunn: What it was like to be a batonbearer for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games!

June 27, 2014


Back in March, I received an email from the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games’ organisers telling me that I had been […]

How a single volunteer for Hearing Link provides support for 100 deaf people

June 6, 2014


It’s Volunteer Week this week, and one volunteer, Keith Corbett has revealed why his volunteer work for UK hearing loss charity […]

Deaf News: Action on Hearing Loss CEO posts video urgently asking supporters to bridge £2.5 million shortfall in funds

February 26, 2014


The CEO of Action on Hearing Loss, Paul Breckell, has posted a video urgently asking the charity’s supporters to bridge […]

Chris Kubwimana: “Millions of deaf people do not have access to education.” How the charity Aurora Deaf Aid Africa was born

November 25, 2013


Aurora Deaf Aid Africa is a Deaf-led organisation which has grown from humble roots to work towards improving Deaf education […]

Linda Richards: If we don’t support our own, who can we expect to support the Deaf community?

October 1, 2013


“Money, money, money…. It’s a rich man’s world.” Or so the lyrics of the Abba song go. Some say it’s […]

Deaf News: NDCS appoints Reema Patel as the charity’s youngest ever trustee

May 3, 2013


The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS) has appointed an inspirational deaf young trustee to support its work breaking down barriers […]

Deaf News: Action on Hearing Loss team up with DCAL to call for better dementia strategy for deaf people

April 16, 2013


The charity Action on Hearing Loss and University College London’s Deafness Cognition and Language Research Centre are urging NHS England […]

Donate now! For the Deaf chaps letting their facial hair grow during ‘Movember!’

November 20, 2012


Movember always makes the Limping Chicken feel a little inadequate, because chickens already have feathers and there’s not much a […]